Feature/Cover Article in ES&T
"MTBE: To what extent will past MTBE releases contaminate community water supply wells?".
Authors: Richard Johnson (OGI), James Pankow (OGI), David Bender (USGS), Curtis Price (USGS), John Zogorski (USGS).
Reference: Environ. Sci. Technol., 2000, In press, Expected 23 March.
Abstract and electronic versions: ES&T Hot Articles.
More Information: http://sd.water.usgs.gov/nawqa/vocns/
National Assessment of MTBE Occurrence in Drinking Water
Collobarative Research Project with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) and the U.S. Geological Survey.
Institutional Contacts: B. Koch (MWD), J. Zogorski (USGS), and P. Tratnyek (OGI).
Sponsor: AWWA Research Foundation. Status: in progress.
MTBE: A Case Study in Environmental Chemistry
Invited Presentation given by J. Pankow (OGI).
Gordon Research Conference on Environmental Sciences: Water.
New England College, Henniker, NH, 14-19 June 1998.
Report of EPA's Blue Ribbon Panel on Oxygenates in Gasoline
Technical Reviewers: J. Pankow (OGI), R. Johnson (OGI), and J. Zogorski (USGS).
More info and copies: at EPA's Official Website.
- Interagency Assessment of Oxygenated Fuels
Report by the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), June 1997, 177 pp. Contributors include J. Pankow (OGI) and J. Zogorski (USGS).
Complete electronic copy as PDF File (4 MB). Alternative versions from EPA (see under "Oxygenated Gasoline, 02-July-97").
- Symposium on the Environmental Fate and Effects of Gasoline Oxygenates
213th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, 13-17 April 1997, San Francisco, CA. Organizers: P. Tratnyek (OGI), B. Bauman (API), J. Zogorski (USGS). More info: Symposium Program. Or you can purchase Extended Abstracts from Ruth Hathaway.
- Human-Health Effects of MTBE: A Literature Survey
Author: P. Toccalino, January 2003. Report Posted at: http://water.usgs.gov/nawqa/vocs/.
- Direct Aqueous Injection with Gas Chromatograph and Mass Spectrometry (DAI-GC/MS)
Investigators: C. Church (OGI), P. Tratnyek (OGI), J. Pankow (OGI). Sponsor: USGS, Toxic Substances Hydrology Program. Link: Lots more information at http://cgr.ieh.ohsu.edu/mtbe/dai/.
- Enhanced Purge & Trap with with Gas Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry (P&T-GC/MS)
Investigators: Wentai Luo (OGI) and J. Pankow (OGI). Sponsor: USGS, NAWQA Progam.